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avalanche

noun /ˈӕvəlaːnʃ/
a fall of snow and ice down a mountain
die Lawine
Two skiers were buried by the avalanche.
Translations of “avalanche”
in Korean 눈사태…
in Arabic جُرف ثَلجي, انْهيار جَليدي…
in French avalanche…
in Italian valanga…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪崩, 大量, 突然到來的一大批…
in Russian лавина…
in Turkish çığ…
in Polish lawina…
in Spanish avalancha…
in Portuguese avalanche…
in Catalan allau…
in Japanese なだれ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雪崩, 大量, 突然到来的一大批…
(Definition of avalanche from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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